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  1. (OFFICIAL)-UPDATE 1-Chinese duo joins race for Finmeccanica rail assets -sourcesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    Technology firm Insigma has teamed up with another Chinese company to try to buy Finmeccanica's rail assets, two people familiar with the matter said, a move that could thwart a rival bid from Hitachi. Italy's Finmeccanica is selling its unprofitable train-making unit AnsaldoBreda and its 40 percent stake in Ansaldo STS, which makes rail signalling systems, to cut debt and focus on its core aerospace and defence businesses.

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  2. Alcatel-Lucent Offloads Optical R&D Staff to SM OpticsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Light Reading

    Alcatel-Lucent and SM Optics have announced the transfer of the research and development activity responsible for optical multi-service node platforms including the 1850 TSS product family and related network management systems to SM Optics, an Italy-based SIAE MICROELETTRONICA company. As part of the transfer, 256 specialized R&D engineers and technicians currently based at Alcatel-Lucent's site in Vimercate, Italy, will be integrated into the SM Optics team, and in a second phase, 110 specialized R&D engineers and technicians currently based at Alcatel-Lucent's sites in Shanghai and Chengdu, China, will be integrated in another SIAE MICROELETTRONICA joint venture company in China.

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  3. Chinese duo joins race for Finmeccanica rail assets: sourcesRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    Technology firm Insigma has teamed up with another Chinese company to try to buy Finmeccanica's rail assets, two people familiar with the matter said, a move that could thwart a rival bid from Hitachi. State-controlled Finmeccanica is selling its unprofitable train-making unit AnsaldoBreda and its 40 percent stake in Ansaldo STS, which makes rail signaling systems, to cut debt and focus on its core aerospace and defense businesses.

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  4. Intrepid Aviation delivers Airbus A330-300 to Sichuan AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    Stamford-based Intrepid Aviation on Wednesday announced the delivery of one new Airbus A330-300 to Sichuan Airlines , based in Chengdu, China. The aircraft is powered by Rolls Royce Trent 772C engines and is subject to a long-term lease.

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  5. Reform promotes protection for pandasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | China Daily

    Giant panda Xue Xue is released into the wild at the Liziping Nature Reserve in Shimian in Southwest China's Sichuan province on Oct 14. After two years' training in habitat selection, foraging, and avoidance of natural enemies, it's believed the 2-year-old female will be able to survive in the natural habitat. Xue Xue was the fourth panda to be released, following Xiang Xiang, Tao Tao and Zhang Xiang.

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  6. Why American Honey Importers Are Wary Of 'Turkish' HoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | National Public Radio

    An apiary on the outskirts of Chengdu, China produces about 440 pounds of honey a day. American honey importers say they suspect the uptick in honey coming from Turkey actually originated in China.

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  7. Boeri Studio Wins International Highrise Award 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday | Contract

    ... Barcelona Fira Hotel" in Barcelona, Spain by Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Parisa Sliced Porosity Block in Chengdu, China by Steven Holl Architects, New York The International Highrise Award 2014 went to Bosco Verticale in Milan by Boeri Studio. The team ...

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  8. Michelin gains from homegrown distrust in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Automotive News

    European and U.S. sales of cheap Chinese tires are growing fast, but a lack of trust from consumers in the world's largest car market has given a big boost to Western suppliers such as Michelin in China. "What you don't know, you don't trust, especially in China with so many fakes," Michelin's director of car and van tires, Florent Menegaux, told me at the company's recent Challenge Bibendum conference held in Chengdu, central China.

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  9. Global Viscose Staple Fiber Industry 2014 ReportRead the original story

    Wednesday | Sys-Con Media

    DeepResearchReports.com adds 2014 Market Research Report on Global Viscose Staple Fiber Industry of 202 pages to the global and regional market intelligence collection of its library. The 2014 Deep Research Report on Global Viscose Staple Fiber Industry is a professional and in-depth research report on Global and Regional Viscose Staple Fiber markets.

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  10. China Focus: Rescue accelerates as major aftershock hits Sichuan quake zoneRead the original story

    Wednesday | Xinhuanet

    Rescuers are racing against time to save those injured after a series of quakes in the Tibetan region in southwest China's Sichuan Province since Saturday. Another three people were reported slightly injured after a 5.8-magnitude aftershock struck Kangding County, Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture at 11:19 p.m. Tuesday.

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  11. Martin Brossman and Associates Translates Social Media Marketing for NC State Global TrainingRead the original story

    Tuesday | PR Log

    Digital marketing trainers Karen Tiede and Martin Brossman presented a custom Social Media Marketing training module to the Chengdu Leaders Development group as part of a targeted training program designed by North Carolina State University. PRLog - Nov. 25, 2014 - RALEIGH, N.C. -- On November 18th, Brossman and Associates presented Social Media Marketing for Government and Business, a requested segment of the Chengdu Leaders Development Program, a 4-week training at NC State tailored for a delegation of government officers from the Chinese city of Chengdu.

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  12. The Crystal-Like Greenland Tower Breaks Ground in Chengdu, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Inhabitat

    The extraordinary crystal-like Greenland Tower Chengdu has broken ground in China and, once completed, will be the tallest building in south-western China at an astonishing 486-meters high. The building was designed by Adrian Smith and Gordon Gill , who were inspired by the nearby the local ice mountains that surround the city of Chengdu.

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  13. Sweden's Bluewater Water Purifying Company Launches First Asian Flagship Store Opening In BeijingRead the original story

    Tuesday | World News Report

    Bluewater a , a global industry leader in water purifying technologies , has debuted the brand's flagship 'Blue House' store-in-store presence in Beijing, the Chinese capital. Located in the Easyhome store, 5-510, No.

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  14. IFF expands emerging markets footprint with new state-of-the art facilities in Indonesia and ChileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Food Technology

    ... ing facility in Singapore; plus new creative and technical facilities in Delhi, India; Guangzhou, Beijing and Chengdu, China; and in Dubai, UAE.

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  15. Top Chinese Musician, Zhang Jie, Presented With International Artist...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | PRWeb

    Just yesterday, I was performing in the midst of my concert tour in China,and today I am standing here in Los Angeles at the AMAs.I feel like I am living a dream! On Sunday night, well renowned Chinese pop star and celebrity, Zhang Jie , was presented with the International Artist Award at the 2014 American Music Awards that took place at the Nokia Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles. Zhang Jie had humble beginnings growing up in Chengdu, Sichuan, China and progressively garnered an audience in China and rose to fame by appearing on televised singing competitions throughout the country.

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  16. Strong quake in west China kills 5; 54 hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Newsday

    In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, locals stand outside after a quake hit Kangding County in Sichuan Province, China Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. A strong earthquake struck a lightly populated, mountainous area of western China on Saturday, killing at least one person and causing minor damage to buildings, officials and state media said.

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  17. BEIJING: Reform promotes protection for pandasRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | Asia News Network

    Changes to China's forestry management laws are helping to safeguard one of the world's best-loved animals In the past three years, Chen Xiaohong, a farmer in the mountainous province of Sichuan, has renovated his home and his family's income has doubled as a result of a new conservation model in Laohegou, a former State-owned farm with an adjoining forest. In 2012, the Sichuan Nature Conservation Foundation and the government of Pingwu county signed a conservation agreement to lease 110 square kilometres of forest in and around Laohegou for 50 years, enabling the foundation to establish a new panda reserve.

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  18. International luxury hotels expand in ChinaRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 23 | China Daily

    International luxury hotel chains, eyeing a rapidly expanding Chinese middle class with a taste for the upscale, are making moves to cater to that population with hotels in second- and third-tier cities in China. Hotels such as JW Marriott and Sofitel either have finer hotels under construction or proposals to build new ones in the country's second- and third-tier cities.

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  19. Strong quake in western China kills 5, injures dozensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | USA Today

    A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least five people and injured 54 others, officials said Sunday. Strong quake in western China kills 5, injures dozens A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least five people and injured 54 others, officials said Sunday.

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  20. Earthquake kills 5, injures scores in western ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WHAS11

    A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least five people and injured 54 others, officials said Sunday. Earthquake kills 5, injures scores in western China A strong earthquake that hit a sparsely populated, mountainous area of western China killed at least five people and injured 54 others, officials said Sunday.

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